Welsh Submitted Names

Welsh names are used in the country of Wales in Britain. See also about Welsh names.
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ABERTHOL   m   Welsh, Arthurian Romance
Combination of aber meaning a 'confluence of water bodies' or 'outpouring of water' and the unknown element thol.
ADDA   m   Welsh
Welsh form of ADAM
ADENYDD   f   Welsh (Modern)
Word name meaning "wings" in Welsh.
ADWEN   f   Welsh, Cornish
Welsh name, in which the second element is gwen meaning "white, fair, blessed". It was borne by a Cornish saint, considered to be "the Cornish Saint Dwynwen" as a patron of sweethearts. The village of Advent near Camelford is named after her.
AEDD   m   Welsh, Irish
From the Irish aedh "fire"; also a name of a king of Ireland.
AELHAEARN   m   Welsh
Derived from Welsh ael meaning "(eye)brow" and haearn "iron". This was the name of a 7th-century saint.
AELHEARN   m   Welsh
Variant of Aelhaearn.
AELOD   m   Medieval English, Welsh
Combination of Anglo-Saxon elements ael meaning "hall, temple" and Auð meaning "wealth, fortune."
AELWEN   f   Welsh
Means "fair-browed" from Welsh ael "brow" and gwen "white; fair, attractive" (cf. Eilwen).
AERES   f   Welsh (Modern)
Word name meaning "heiress" and its pronunciation is like Iris.
AFAN   m   Welsh, Medieval Welsh
The name of a river in South Wales, usually Anglicized as Avon or Avan, presumably derived from Celtic *abon- "river" (making it a cognate of Afon). It was also borne by a 6th-century Welsh saint.
ALARYN   f & m   Welsh
Alaryn is a mid-century variant of the common Welsh name Aderyn. It was used as a more basic substitute around the time of heavy emigration in the United Kingdom. It's meaning is same as Aderyn "Bird".
ALAW   f   Welsh
Welsh word meaning 'lily' or 'melody'
ALAWN   m   Welsh
Derived from Welsh alaw meaning "melody, harmony" (see Alaw). This was the name of an early bard, said to be one of the three founders of druidism.
ALWEN   f   Welsh
A Welsh name meaning from the river Alwen.
AMLODD   m   Welsh (Rare), Welsh Mythology
Variant of Amlawdd, derived from the Welsh intensifying prefix an-/am- and llawdd "praise". In Welsh myth he is the father of Eigyr (Igraine) and therefore the grandfather of King Arthur... [more]
AMRANWEN   f   Welsh
Means "white eyelid", derived from Welsh amrant "eyelid" and gwen "white, fair, blessed". It is also the Welsh name for the medicinal herb known as German chamomile in English. This is a modern Welsh name.
ANAWEN   f   Welsh
Similar to Anwen, but with an extra a. Meaning, "very fair, and beautiful" , just like Anwen!... [more]
ANEIRA   f   Welsh
Feminine form of Aneirin, also considered a combination of Welsh an (an intensive prefix; compare Angharad) and eira "snow" (see Eira), with the intended meaning of "much snow" or "very snowy"... [more]
ANEST   f   Welsh
Welsh form of Agnes. It was borne by the 12th-century daughter of Gruffydd ap Cynan and Angharad.
ANNEST   f   Welsh
Variant of Anest.
ANNWYL   f   Welsh
Welsh for "dear" or "beloved"
ARFON   m   Welsh
From an ancient name for the region of North West Gwynedd, derived from Welsh ar "opposite" and Môn "Anglesey". This has been used as a given name since the late 19th century.
ARGEL   m   Welsh
"refuge"
ARIAN   f   Welsh
From the Welsh word meaning "silver, money". Also a diminutive of Arianrhod.
ARIANWEN   f   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh element arian "silver" combined with gwen "white, fair, blessed". This was the name of an early saint.
ARNALL   m   Welsh
Variation of Arnold.
ARWEN   f   Welsh
Feminine form of the name Arwyn.
ARWENNA   f   Welsh
variant of arwen
AURON   m   Welsh
Form Welsh 'Au-' - "honorable", and '-on' - suffix meaning "to end" or "noble sacrifice". 'Aur' - can also mean "golden".... [more]
AWEL   f   Welsh
Welsh word meaning wind, breeze. Although it's a feminine noun, it's also sometimes been used as a male name, possibly because of its similarity to Arwel.... [more]
AWEN   f   Breton, Welsh
Means "muse (poetic inspiration)" in Welsh. It was coined in the 19th century.
AWSTA   f   Welsh
Welsh form of AUGUSTA
AYLWEN   f   Welsh
BAGLEN   m   Welsh
From St. Baglen.
BARRI   m   Welsh
Meaning, "summit."
BARUC   m   Welsh
Baruc was a 6th century Welsh saint.... [more]
BECA   f   Welsh
Welsh short form of REBECA
BEDO   m   Welsh
Diminutive of Maredudd.
BEINON   m   Welsh
BENDITH   f & m   Welsh
Means "blessing" in Welsh (from Latin benedictum; see Benedict). Perhaps it is taken from the Welsh euphemistic name for fairies Bendith y Mamau "blessing of the mothers".
BENED   m   Welsh
Welsh form of Benedictus (see Benedict).
BERIAN   m   Welsh
From the place name in Pembrokeshire.
BETSAN   f   Welsh
Welsh pet form of Elizabeth
BLEIDD   m   Welsh
Means "wolf" in Welsh.
BOBI   f & m   English (Rare), Welsh
Variation of Bobby.
BOWEN   m   Welsh, English
From the Welsh surname that's an anglicization of the Welsh Ap Owain meaning "son of OWAIN".
BRANWYN   f   Welsh
Variant of Branwen.
BRENIN   m   Welsh
means "king"
BROCHWEL   m   Welsh
From the old Welsh name Brochfael, in which the second element is mael "prince". This was the name of a legendary Welsh king who gave land to Saint Melangell.
BROWIN   m & f   Welsh
English and Welsh
BRYCHAN   m   Welsh
Old Welsh name derived from brych "speckled, freckled" combined with a diminutive suffix. Brychan Brycheiniog is a Welsh folk hero who gave his name to Brecon in mid-Wales. He was reputedly an Irishman by birth and is said to have fathered 36 saints... [more]
BRYNNAN   f   Welsh
Combination with the element bryn, meaning "hill."
BRYTHONWEN   f   Welsh (Rare)
Combination of Brython and the suffix gwen meaning "white, fair, blessed".
BUDDUG   f   Welsh
Derived from Welsh budd "profit, advantage". It is a cognate of Boudicca, the name of a 1st-century queen of the Iceni (a Celtic people) who is known as Buddug in Welsh, and is sometimes considered a Welsh equivalent of Victoria.
CADAN   m   Welsh
Welsh cad = battle
CADARN   m   Welsh, English
Meaning 'mighty'
CADOG   m   Welsh
Variation of Cadoc. See also Cadfael.
CADWALADR   m   Welsh
Original Welsh form of Cadwalader.
CADWALLADER   m   Medieval Welsh (Anglicized), Welsh (Anglicized)
Anglicized form of Cadwaladr. This spelling occurs in Shakespeare's 'Henry V'.... [more]
CAIAN   f & m   Welsh
St. Caian, and in my opinion this quote strengthens the idea that Caian is a form of Caius: "Caian gives his name to the hamlet of Tregaian in which the church is situated: the Welsh word tref (shortened here to tre) means "settlement", and "‑gaian" is a modified form of the saint's name – i.e. "Caian's settlement"... [more]
CAIN   f   Welsh
Means "beautiful, fair" in Welsh. This was the name of a 5th-century saint.
CAIO   m   Welsh
Variant of Cayo.
CALAN   m   Welsh
Welsh, meaning "start of the month or year, a beginning." In Wales, Calan Gauaf or Calan Gaeaf is the name given to Halloween/Samhain, literally meaning "the eve of the coming of winter."
CARIAD   f   Welsh
Welsh term of enderment similar to love, sweetheart, beloved
CARIAN   m   Welsh
Variant of Ceri.
CARIRIGH   m   Welsh
Comes from the Old Welsh translation of "to love the king" or "rising" in Middle Welsh Caririgh is used primarily in Egypt as opposed to Wales. Also a common name for felines in the north of England.
CARRON   f   Welsh
Variant of Caron.
CARWEN   f   Welsh
Feminine form of Carwyn.
CAYO   m   Welsh
From a parish in Carmethenshire.
CEDWYN   m   Welsh
From St. Cedwyn.
CEFNI   m   Welsh
River in the place of Llangefni.
CEINLYS   f   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh element cain "lovely, beautiful" combined with a suffix which perhaps means "sweet".
CELYNWEN   f   Welsh (Rare)
Feminine form of Celyn. Means "beautiful holly" or "blessed holly", from Welsh celyn "holly" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".
CEMLYN   m & f   Welsh
CENNYDD   m   Welsh
Welsh version of the given name Kenneth.
CENWYN   m   Welsh
From wyn meaning, "blessed" or "white."
CEREDIG   m   Welsh
From the place Ceredigion.
CERIAN   f   Welsh
Derived from the welsh 'caru' meaning love and the welsh 'cariad' meaning love/darling.
CLED   m   Welsh
Diminutive of Cledwyn.
COLAN   m   Cornish, Welsh
Cornish version of the Welsh "Collen" for hazel tree. Name of a 7th Century Welsh saint.
COLLEN   m   Welsh
Meaning unknown. This name was born by a 7th-century Welsh saint.... [more]
CORRYN   m   Welsh
means "spider".
CREIRWY   f   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Means "token of the egg", and in effect "mundane egg", from Welsh creir "a token, jewel, sacred object" and wy "egg". In the Mabinogion, a collection of tales from Welsh myth, she was a daughter of Ceridwen.
CRWYS   m   Welsh
Meaning, "cross."
CYBI   m   Welsh
Possibly derived from Celtic *kob(o)- "victory". This was the name of a 6th-century Welsh saint who founded Caergybi (the Welsh name for Holyhead).
CYFFIN   m   Welsh
Transferred us of the surname Cyffin.
CYNAN   m   Welsh
MEANING GREAT OR HIGH
CYNDDELW   m   Welsh
Welsh name of uncertain origin, perhaps from an Old Celtic element meaning "high, exalted" combined with Welsh or Old Celtic delw "image, effigy".
CYNFAWR   m   Welsh
Welsh cognate of CONOMOR
CYNOG   m   Welsh
From saint Cynog.
DAFFNI   f   Welsh
Welsh spelling of the French, Daphne.
DARREN   m   Welsh
From the Welsh tarren meaning, "burnt land."
DEILWEN   f   Welsh
Means "white leaves" from Welsh dail "leaves" (singulative deilen) combined with gwen "white, fair, blessed".
DEIO   m   Welsh
Short form of Dafydd or David, now sometimes used as a full name
DEL   f   Welsh
Welsh, meaning "pretty". A modern Welsh name.... [more]
DELWEN   f   Welsh (Rare)
Welsh. From del ("pretty") and wen ("fair"). It is a modern name, related to Delyth.
DEREC   m   Welsh
Variation of Derek.
DERFEL   m   Welsh
From the name of saint Derfel.
DERI   m & f   Welsh
From derw, meaning "oak."
DERWEN   m   Welsh
Meaning, "oak."
DERWYN   m   Welsh (Modern)
Variant of Derwen, from derw meaning "oak" and wyn meaning "fair, white, blessed."
DILLWYN   m   Welsh
Variant spelling of Dilwyn.
DOUW   m   Welsh
Old Welsh?
DRUDWEN   f   Welsh (Modern)
Means "starling" in Welsh, presumably derived from the element drud "precious, dear, expensive" combined with gwen "fair, white, blessed". It was coined in the "latter 20th century".
DWYFOR   m   Welsh
meaning "two ways"
DWYNWEN   f   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Possibly from the name of the Celtic god of love, Dwyn combined with the Welsh element gwyn "blessed, white, fair"; or derived from Welsh dwyn "to lead (a life)", in which case it means "to a lead a blessed life"... [more]
DYDDANWY   f   Welsh
Possibly derived from Welsh diddanwch meaning "delight".
DYFAN   m   Welsh
Is apparently the Welsh form of Damon, or else is from an Old Welsh name meaning "Tribe Ruler". Information for this name is scarce.
DYFED   m   Welsh
Region of Wales.
DYFI   m   Welsh
River in north Wales.
DYFRI   m   Welsh
Name of a river in Wales.
DYFRIG   m   Welsh
Welsh form of Dubricius, derived from Celtic *dubro "dark, unclean" (source of Welsh dŵr "water") and *r-g- "king". This was the name of a 5th-century Welsh saint... [more]
EBRILL   f   Welsh
The Welsh form of APRIL, from the Latin aprîlis. This is also the Welsh vocabulary word for the fourth month of the year.
EDMWNT   m   Welsh
Welsh form of English Edmund
EDREN   m   Welsh
Variant of the name Edrin, a Gaelic name coming from the root Aed, so it is related to the Irish name Aidan. There is a Welsh saint called Edren, and the name was not uncommon in Wales and Scotland.
EDRYD   m   Welsh
Meaning, "descent" or "restoration."
EFROG   m   Welsh
Variation of Ebraucus or York.
EIGRA   f   Welsh (Rare)
Probably a variant of Eigr. This is borne by the Welsh writer Eigra Lewis Roberts (1939-).
EILIAN   m   Welsh
Welsh form of AELIAN.... [more]
EILIR   f & m   Welsh
Welsh for "butterfly".
EINIR   m & f   Welsh
From the Latin Honora, meaning honor.
EIRIANA   f   Welsh
Elaboration of Eirian.
EIRIANNA   f   Welsh
Elaborated form of the Welsh name "Eirian." Means "bright, beautiful."
EIRIANWEN   f   Welsh
From Welsh eirian "shining, bright" and gwen "holy, white, pure".
EIRWYN   m   Welsh
Meaning, "white snow."
EIRY   f   Welsh
Old Welsh word for 'snow'.
EIRYS   f   Welsh
Means Iris in Welsh.
ELAN   f   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
One of the daughters of Dôn, a type of mother goddess and the Welsh equivalent of Irish Danu, in Welsh mythology. ... [more]
ELDRYDD   f   Welsh
ELENID   f   Welsh
Place name in Wales, Elenydd.
ELENYDD   f   Welsh
Variant of Elenid, comes from the place in west-central Wales, Elenydd.
ELFAIR   f   Welsh
Possibly a combination of El, from the first syllable of Elen, and Mair (cf. Gwenfair).
ELFYN   m   Welsh
Welsh form of Aelfwine. A famous namesakes is Welsh rally driver Elfyn Evans.... [more]
ELGAN   m   Welsh
Meaning, "bright circle."
ELGAR   m   Various, Welsh
Variant of Algar.... [more]
ELIDUR   m   Welsh (Archaic)
Old Welsh name, the second element likely deriving from Welsh dur "steel" but the first element being of uncertain meaning. According to Geoffrey of Monmouth, Elidur was the name of a king of Britain... [more]
ELIDYR   m   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Variant of Elidir (see Elidur). This form appears in the legend of 'Culhwch and Olwen' belonging to one of Arthur's knights: Elidyr Gyvarwydd.
ELIS   m & f   English, Welsh
Variant of Ellis... [more]
ELVAN   m   Welsh
A Briton sent by King St. Lucius to Pope St. Eleutherius to ask for missionaries in 2nd century.
ELWEN   f   Cornish, Welsh
Possibly a form of Elouan
ELYSTAN   m   Welsh
Welsh form of Æðelstan.
ENLLI   f   Welsh
Welsh female name taken from Ynys Enlli (English name = Bardsey Island) which is a small island off the Llŷn Peninsula in North West Wales. Enlli means 'in the currents'.... [more]
ERES   f   Welsh (?)
Allegedly derived from Welsh eres "wonderful".
ERWAIN   f   Welsh (Rare)
Means "meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria)" in Welsh.
ERYL   f & m   Welsh
From Welsh eryl meaning "watcher" or "lookout" (originally "hunt"), derived from ar, an intensifying prefix, and hyl "a hunt". In regular use since the 1920s, though infrequently... [more]
ETHNI   f   Welsh
Welsh form of Eithne
EURDDOLEN   f   Welsh
Means "golden ring", derived from the Welsh elements aur "gold" and dolen "ring". It is sometimes interpreted as the Welsh form of Goldilocks ("golden ringlets, curls").
EURGAIN   f   Welsh
Means "golden and beautiful, of golden brightness", from Welsh aur "gold" (penult form eur) and cain "splendid".
EURION   m   Welsh
From the Welsh aur meaning, "gold."
EUROS   m   Welsh
Comes from the Welsh for gold.
EVANNA   f   Welsh, Irish, Scottish, English
Feminine form of EVAN. Alternatively, it could be derived from an Irish word meaning "young warrior" or a Scottish word meaning "right handed; strong."
EVANS   m   Welsh, English
Transferred use of the surname Evans which is a patronymic of Evan, the Welsh form of John.
EYNON   m   Welsh
Possibly a varient of Einion.
FALEIRY   f   Welsh
Welsh form of Valerie.
FALMAI   f   Welsh
Possibly a variant of Felmai.
FELMAI   f   Welsh
Apparently from Welsh fel "as, like" and Mai "(month of) May" (or mai (now obsolete, older Welsh mei) "plain, field, meadow"), hence "May-like".
FFILI   m   Welsh
The son of Saint Cenydd... [more]
FFINIAN   m   Welsh
Welsh meaning "saint"
FFIONA   f   Welsh
FIOLED   f   Welsh
Welsh form of Violet.
FYCHAN   m   Welsh
Meaning, "small."
GAER   m   Welsh
Gaer is derived from the Welsh word 'caer' meaning 'castle, fortress.'
GAYNA   f   Welsh, English
From the name Gaynor, meaning "white, smooth, soft, gentle".
GERWYN   m   Welsh
Meaning, "rough and white."
GETHYN   m   Welsh
Variant of Gethin.
GLAIN   f   Welsh
Welsh word for jewel. In use, very rarely, as a female name since the 1920s.
GLANMOR   m   Welsh
From the words glan (clean) and mor (great).
GLENDORA   f   Welsh
Presumably a feminine form of Glendower.
GLENNES   f   Welsh
Form of Glenys, Glennis, Glynis.
GLESNI   f   Welsh
Means "greenness, verdure; youthfulness" in Welsh.
GLYNNIS   f   Welsh, English
Variant of Glynis.
GONDA   f   Welsh
GORAWEN   f   Welsh
Means "joy" in Welsh.
GOUGH   m   Welsh (Rare), Irish (Rare)
Welsh: nickname for a red-haired person, from Welsh coch ‘red’.... [more]
GRIFF   m   English, Welsh
Shortened form of Griffin or Griffith.
GRIFFIS   m & f   Welsh
Surname
GRISIAL   m & f   Welsh
Welsh word meaning crystal. Very rare, but in use since the late 19th century.
GRONOW   m   Welsh
GRUG   f   Welsh
Welsh word for heather.
GRYPHITH   m   Welsh
Variant spelling of Griffith. Very rare but is definitely used as confirmed by familysearch.org
GUYNEVERE   f   Welsh
Variant of Guinevere
GWAINE   m   Welsh, Arthurian Romance
Variant of GAWAIN. ... [more]
GWALCHGWYN   m   Welsh (Archaic)
Combination of the Welsh elements gwalch "hawk" and gwyn "white, fair, blessed."
GWAUN   m   Welsh
Meaning, "health."
GWAWRDDYDD   f   Welsh (Rare)
Derived from Welsh gwawr "dawn" (compare Gwawr) and dydd "day".
GWAYNE   m   Welsh, Arthurian Romance
Variant of GAWAIN. ... [more]
GWENALLT   m   Welsh
The bardic name of the 20th-century Welsh scholar, critic and poet David James Jones (1899-1968), in whose case it meant "fair wood" from Welsh gwen "white, fair, blessed" and allt "wood, small forest"... [more]
GWENDALYNN   f   Welsh (Anglicized, Rare)
Alternate spelling of Gwendolyn.
GWENDDYDD   f   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Means "holy day" or "white day" in Welsh. In early Welsh tradition this is the name of Myrddin's sister. Geoffrey of Monmouth calls her Ganieda.
GWENDOLYNE   f   Welsh
Variant of GWENDOLINE.
GWENEIRA   f   Welsh
Variant of Gwyneira; from the Welsh elements gwen "white, blessed" combined with eira "snow".
GWENER   f   Welsh
This name is the Welsh form of VENUS, referring to the Roman goddess of Love and Beauty.... [more]
GWENFAIR   f   Welsh
From Welsh gwen "fair, white, blessed" combined with the name Mair (compare Mairwen).
GWENFFRWD   f & m   Welsh (Rare)
From a Welsh place name meaning "white stream".
GWENGAD   m   Welsh (Archaic)
Old Welsh male name, from gwyn "white, fair, blessed" and cad "battle".
GWENLIAN   f   English (Rare), Welsh (Rare)
Anglicized form as well as a Welsh variant of Gwenllian.
GWENNAN   f   Welsh
From Gwennant, formed of the Welsh elements gwen "white, fair, blessed" and nant "stream".
GWENNO   f   Welsh
Diminutive of Gwenllian and other names beginning with Gwen, used independently since the 19th century. It coincides with the medieval Welsh name for the planet Venus (literally "little white one" or "little bright one")... [more]
GWENOG   f   Welsh
Old Welsh diminutive of Gwen. This was the name of an obscure early Welsh saint. It was mentioned in J. K. Rowling's 'Harry Potter' series of books as the name of a witch, Gwenog Jones.
GWENONWY   f   Welsh
Means "lily of the valley" in Welsh. In local folklore this was the name of King Arthur's sister; Maen Gwenonwy, a large rock off Porth Cadlan in Gwynedd, Wales, is named for her.
GWENT   m   Welsh
After the county in south Wales.
GWENYDD   f   Welsh
Means "joy" in Welsh. It has been used in Wales since the mid-19th century.... [more]
GWENYNEN   f   Welsh
This name means "bee" in Welsh. ... [more]
GWERNFYL   f   Welsh
Means "alder tree" in Welsh.
GWILI   m   Welsh
After the name of a river in Carmarthenshire.
GWION   m   Welsh Mythology, Welsh
Possibly related to the Welsh element gwyn meaning "fair, blessed". This was the original name of Taliesin, a legendary bard, before he was cast into the "cauldron of knowledge", after which he became Taliesin, bard and seer.
GWLADWEN   f   Welsh (Rare)
Means "paradise, heaven" in Welsh, from gwlad "country, land" (cf. Gladys) and gwen "white, blessed, fair".
GWYAR   f & m   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Old Welsh name meaning "gore" or "spilled blood, bloodshed"; but its more general meaning is "flow, fluidity".... [more]
GWYLAN   f   Welsh
GWYNDAF   m   Celtic, Welsh
Celtic saint name.
GWYNFA   f   Welsh
Feminized form of Gwynfor.
GWYNLAIS   m   Welsh
From the name of the river in Glamorgan.
GWYNNETH   f   Welsh
Welsh
GWYNNETHE   f   Welsh
Has never been a common name.
GWYNNO   m   Welsh
Name of a Celtic Christian saint, apparently from Gwynn- (first part of compound names beginning with Welsh gwyn "white, fair, holy", e.g. Gwynoro, Gwynlliw) + diminutive suffix -o (cf... [more]
GWYNONWEN   f   Welsh
Means Lily on the valley, variant of Gwenonwy.
GWYNORO   m   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh element gwyn "white, fair, blessed" combined with gawr "shout" or gorŵydd "steed" or gwared "deliverance, relief". This was the name of an early Welsh saint... [more]
HAFREN   f   Welsh
Modern Welsh form of Habren, the original Old Welsh name of the River Severn, which is of unknown meaning (see Sabrina).
HAFWEN   f   Welsh
From Welsh haf "summer" (cf. Haf) combined with gwen "white, fair, blessed".
HARDDWCH   f   Welsh
Beauty
HARYS   m   Welsh
Possible alternate spelling of the surname Harris.
HAULWEN   f   Welsh
Feminine form of Haulwyn.
HAULWYN   m   Welsh (Rare)
This name is derived from Welsh elements haul meaning "sun" and gwyn meaning "white, fair, blessed."
HAWYS   f   Medieval English, Welsh
Variant of Hawise. In current use in Wales.
HEDD   m & f   Welsh
The name Hedd means "peace" in Welsh. It is a name commonly associated with poets, especially the poet Hedd Wyn (born Ellis Humphrey Evans), who is the only post-humous recipient of the Bard's Chair of the National Eisteddfod of Wales after he was killed in action in the Battle of Passchendaele in 1917.
HEDDUS   f   Welsh (Rare)
Means "peaceful, pacific, tranquil" in Welsh.
HEINI   m   Welsh
Meaning, "sprightly."
HELYAN   m   Welsh
This name generally means, "A moment in time".
HEULYN   f   English, Welsh
Meaning 'ray of sunshine'.
HUWCYN   m   Welsh
From Huw or Hywel.
HYWYN   m   Welsh (Rare)
Diminutive of Hywel. A notable bearer of this name was Saint Hywyn (d. 516) who founded Aberdaron in Gwynedd, Wales and was a patron of churches in Western England.
IAU   m   Welsh
Welsh form of Jupiter.
IESU   m   Theology, Welsh
Latin vocative and Welsh form of Jesus.
IFANWY   f   Welsh
Feminine form of Ifan, using the suffix wy meaning "river". This is a modern Welsh name.
IFOR   m   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Archaic variant of Ivor, or perhaps a variation of Ifan. It was borne by the Welsh historical figure Ifor Bach ("Little Ifor") who may have been based on a folk character known as Little John, which supports the latter etymology... [more]
IŴL   m   Welsh
Welsh form of Julius.
IORATH   m   Welsh
Variation of Iorwerth.
IORI   m   Welsh
Diminutive of Iorwerth.
IORWEN   f   Welsh (Rare)
Likely a feminine form of Iorwerth, formed from the Welsh elements iôr "lord, ruler" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".
IOWAN   m   Welsh
IRFON   m   Welsh
Comes from the name of a river near Builth Wells.
JAC   m   Welsh
Variation of Jack.
JOSEFF   m   Welsh
Welsh form of Joseph.
KYFFIN   m   Welsh (Anglicized)
Anglicization of Cyffin.
KYNAN   m   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Possibly a form of Kynon, the legendary son of Clydno in the Mabinogion. Means "Chief."
LAUDATUS   m   Late Roman, Welsh (Latinized)
Derived from Latin laudatus meaning "praised, lauded, commended, esteemed", which is ultimately derived from Latin laudo meaning "to praise, to laud, to commend".... [more]
LEFIATHAN   m   Welsh
Welsh form of Leviathan.
LEWYS   m   Welsh
Welsh form of Lewis.
LIÂN   f   Welsh
LILWEN   f   Welsh
Means "white lily" or "lily-white", derived from the Welsh elements lili "lily" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".
LLEUDADD   m   Welsh (Archaic)
Meaning uncertain. The first element of this name might perhaps be etymologically related to Lleu.... [more]
LLEULU   f   Welsh
Welsh variant of Lucy or Lucia.
LLEWYN   m   Welsh
means "lion"
LLINOR   f   Welsh
Welsh form of Eleanor, possibly via Lenore. This name has only been in use since the 20th century.
LLIO   f   Welsh
Originally a diminutive of Gwenllian, now sometimes used independently. The 15th-century Welsh poet Dafydd Nanmor sang poems to a girl called Llio. It was revived in the early 20th century.
LLION   m & f   Welsh
From Caerleon.
LLWYD   m & f   Welsh
Welsh for 'Gray', often used as a surname but can be used as a first name, although uncommon
LLYWARCH   m   Medieval Welsh, Welsh
Possibly a Welsh form of the hypothetic old Celtic name *Lugumarcos meaning "horse of Lugus", derived from the name of the Celtic god Lugus combined with Welsh march "horse", but perhaps the first element is Welsh llyw "leader"... [more]
LUC   m   Welsh
Variation of Luke.
LUNETTE   f   Welsh
Form of Luned.
LWSIFFER   m   Welsh
Welsh form of Lucifer.
LYN   m   Welsh
Diminutive of Llewlyn.
LYNFA   f   Welsh
Probably an elaborated form of the popular name syllable Lyn, using the suffix fa (perhaps from names such as Gwynfa or Meirionfa, in which it may be derived from Welsh fa "place").
LYNWEN   f   Welsh
Formed from the popular name syllable Lyn, from the name Lynette, and the Welsh element gwen meaning "white, fair, blessed". This name has occasionally been used in Wales.
LYTHAN   f   Welsh
MABLI   f   Welsh
Welsh form of Mabel. It was coined circa 1900.
MAELGWN   m   Welsh
Means "hound prince" from Welsh mael "prince" and cwn "hounds, wolves" (plural of ci). This was the name of a 6th-century king of Gwynedd (an ancient kingdom of Wales) mentioned in several Welsh legends.
MAELOG   m   Welsh
Derived from Welsh mael "prince".
MAELON   m   Welsh
MAELONA   f   Welsh
Feminine form of Maelon, derived from a Celtic word meaning "prince" (see Maël).
MAERYN   f   Welsh
MAI   f   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh name for the fifth month.
MAIA   f   Welsh, Welsh Mythology, Irish
Lengthened version of Mai, used in welsh mythology, means "bright" and "love" also derived from the welsh name for the month of may
MAL   m   Welsh
Diminutive of Maldwyn.
MEAGEN   f   English, Welsh
Variant of Meagan.
MEDENI   f   Welsh
Means "born in September", composed of Welsh Medi "September" (originally "to reap, mow, crop") and geni "to be born".
MEDI   f & m   Welsh
Welsh word for September.
MEDWYN   m   Welsh
MEFUS   f   Welsh
Means 'strawberry' in Welsh.
MEIC   m   Welsh
Welsh variation of Mike.
MEILIR   m   Welsh
Variation of Meilyr.
MEIRIONFA   f   Welsh
Feminine form of Meirion, the Welsh name of the county of Merioneth. Other feminine forms are Meiriona and Meirionwen.
MEIRIONWEN   f   Welsh
Green + White, blessed.
MELANGELL   f   Welsh
Allegedly means "sweet angel", from Welsh mel "honey" and angel. According to folklore, the early Welsh saint Melangell is known as the patron saint of small creatures because she sheltered a hare from the hounds of Prince Brochwel Ysgythrog during his hunting expedition.
MELERI   f   Welsh
MENAI   f   Welsh (Rare)
Locational name from the Menai Strait (Afon Menai), a river-like section of sea which separates the island of Anglesey (Ynys Môn) from the Welsh mainland. 'Menai' is probably connected to the name of the island, but the meanings of both are unknown... [more]
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